- Born: 05/04/1984 in Nice, France
- Birthname: Thomas Sylvester La Ruffa
- Height & Weight: 5'11", 200 Ib
- ASW World Mid-Heavyweight Championship
- ABC Tag Team Championship – with Brian Anthony
- ABC Ultimate Championship
He is a French professional wrestler currently wrestling under the ring name Tom LaRuffa. He is best known for his time with Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA) under the ring name Basile Baraka and for his time in WWE, in their developmental territory NXT as Sylvester Lefort.
Notable Feuds: Brady Roberts, T-Bone Jack Sloan, Sir Robin Lequimez, Murat Bosporus, Mikey Diamonds, w/ Marcus Louis vs SAWFT